A fire broke out around 7:20 pm on Tuesday, March 5 in a single-family house in Avon, MA. The fire began in the front room and proceeded to spread into the kitchen and bedroom.
Four people, including a firefighter and a two-year-old child, were taken to the hospital as a result of the fire. The firefighter was later released from the hospital, but the child was held for further evaluation. As a result of the fire, the house was completely destroyed.
Severe burn injuries often involve damage to skin and nerves, requiring extensive treatment which may include skin grafts. Such injuries can be among the most painful for victims of negligence. It is critically important that such injuries be treated immediately by appropriate medical personnel, including pain specialists and plastic surgeons.
If you or a loved one has suffered a serious burn injury, contact the law office of Swartz & Swartz, P.C. in Boston, Massachusetts. We will answer your questions and protect your legal rights. Speak with a personal injury lawyer today by calling (617) 742-1900, or toll-free outside of Boston, 1-800-545-3732.
By James A. Swartz of Swartz & Swartz, P.C. – Permalink